“The technology, if all goes according to plan, will be welcomed by both sides of the pot legalization debate, those who fear drugged drivers and reformers outraged that pot users in some jurisdictions are subjectively detained and forced to undergo blood tests that don’t prove impairment, especially in frequent users.” -Read full article.
“There is a huge amount of interest in what we’re doing and that part has been really quite gratifying,” he said. “Now we’re working as hard as we can and as fast as possible to get the tools out there.” –Read the full article.
This in depth and comprehensive report on the effects of marijuana legalization throughout the state of Colorado examines many issues. Read the entire report or focus on the well- documented dangers of stoned driving.
Protecting Drivers from Misleading Data Resulting from Current Methods of Cannabis Testing Breath Testing Is More Accurate and Also Reduces Wrongful Arrests September 2016 – Safe roads require the right test for cannabis intoxication. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has determined that smoking cannabis less than three hours prior to operating a…
“The officials behind Hound Labs see education as an equally important piece of halting stoned driving. There is a lot of misinformation out there — with some groups even suggesting marijuana has no impact on driving safety.” -Read the full article.
This report uses real-world examples to address the rise of drug-impaired driving, the need for better understanding and awareness of the dangers, and some of the tragic consequences that it can have. Read Report Here >
“The first generation will not measure [edibles], but we will be able to measure that down the road,” said Lynn, whose company, called Hound Labs, is one of several worldwide trying to create a usable device.” – Read full article
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety presents on issues related to marijuana and driving including behavioral tendencies, laws, and regulations. -View full presentation
“..if all goes well (which is the expectation of its CEO Mike Lynn), they’ll be in the hands of law enforcement and interested consumers by late 2016. Clinical testing will involve legal medical marijuana patients at the University of California, Berkeley’s campus…” – Read full article